About Us


What We Offer

Lumber Sales

We produce a wide range of products to meet the needs of manufactures, wholesalers, and retail lumber yards.

Wood Procurement

We produce a wide range of products to meet the needs of manufactures, wholesalers, and retail lumber yards.

Sawmill Tours

Sawmill tours are held twice a week during the summer tourist season. Learn about the history of our hundred-year-old sawmill.

Quick Stats

Why Choose Us

Years in Business

Largest Lumber company in MN

Million Board feet Produced each year

Species Processed: Red pine, white pine, spruce, jack pine, & balsam


Waste. cleanly burning byproducts to provide 100% of our own heat and steam for kilns

We Sell to: Minnesota, The Upper Midwest, coast-to-coast, & Canada

of Custom Products

Including timbers for timber frame construction, lumber cut to unusual dimensions, pattern stock, beehive grade, decking, log siding blanks, high-quality Select boards, Superior grade dimension, tongue & groove paneling, & more.

Logs milled: 16′ in length, up to 48″ in diameter


Community Support

Hedstrom Lumber takes pride in connecting with the Grand Marais community and supporting local causes from the very beginning. We are proud sponsors of many local organizations and charities. In our giving plan we emphasize education, the arts, responsible forest management, fire prevention, poverty alleviation, health & wellness, and community events. Hedstrom Lumber is proud to support:

• North House Folk School
Grand Marais Art Colony
Grand Marais Playhouse
ISD 166 – Cook County Public Schools
Great Expectations School
Birch Grove School
Cook County Higher Education
Cook County Kids Plus
North Shore Health Care Foundation
Empty Bowls
WTIP North Shore Radio
Cook County Historical Society
North Superior Ski & Run Club
Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank


Cook County Vikings Booster Club
Maple Hill Volunteer Fire Department
Gunflint Trail Volunteer Fire Department
Cooperation Station Daycare
Cook County YMCA
Lions Club / WISE Fisherman’s Picnic
Gunflint Mail Run / Go Dog North Shore
Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon
Trout Derby
Minnesota Conservation Corps
Minnesota Timber Producers’ Association
The Ruffed Grouse Society
Violence Prevention Center

Looking for a donation? Please mail brochures to Kileenat 1504 Gunflint Trail, Grand Marais, MN 55604 or send an inquiry to kileen@hedstromlumber.com to discuss. We sponsor organizations at several levels, including cash donations, product donations, and retail gift certificates or other items for auction.


1504 Gunflint Trail
Grand Marais, MN 55604


Phone: 218-387-2995
Fax: 218-387-2204


Office Hours

7:00am – 5:00pm

Loading Hours:

7:00am - 4:00pm

7:00am - 12:00pm